Tag: games

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Amazon’s ‘One Take’ video show blends music and gaming

Amazon Music is launching its latest TV-style show on Twitch, and it brings together the worlds of music and gaming.
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Armada Music set to release album in web3 game Maladroids

It's one of the new breed of web3 games built around blockchain technology and "play-to-win" mechanics where players can, in theory, make money.
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Spotify adds ‘Planet Hip-Hop’ to its branded Roblox island

One problem with music experiences on Roblox is that many of them are one-offs: a single performance or album launch then nothing more.
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Roblox reveals plans for age guidelines and more advertising

Its annual developers conference kicked off on Friday (9 September) with plenty of announcements to chew over.
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Mobile game Beatstar has paid $16m to music rightsholders

Mobile music game Beatstar launched a year ago, and has already been downloaded 38m times according to its developer Space Ape Games.
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Roblox financials spook investors after bookings decline

Roblox is still flavour of the month with artists and labels, but investors are spooked a little by its latest financial results.
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Report: fewer than 1% of Netflix subs are playing its games

Netflix has been getting deeper into mobile gaming, launching a selection of titles for its service in recent times.
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Report: Mobile games revenues are now falling in the US

Even this market is having a bumpy ride in 2022, according to a new report from research firm Sensor Tower.
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Meta bundles Beat Saber music game with Quest 2 headsets

Good news for Meta's VR game Beat Saber this morning – and for the artists and labels who have made song packs available for sale within it.
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Minecraft NFTs: ‘Not something we will support or allow’

If you think there's been some stinging fan backlashes against NFTs in the music world, you should see some of the almighty hoo-has in the games industry.
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Musical metaverse agency Melon raises $5m seed funding

Melon is one of the companies that has been helping artists and labels work with games and metaverses.
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Yadeck turns French rappers into NFT-driven digital card game

It's a fun spin on the idea of digital collectibles: an online game that involves building decks of digital cards based on French rappers.